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15 Great Google Font Combinations For Your Next Design Project

Designers often spend a lot of time deciding which typefaces to pair up and most sites just give one-sentence examples that don’t offer a real …

If You Own These 9 Home Décor Books, You Don't Need a Decorator

Can’t afford a decorator? A well-curated library is your strongest ally. While we’re consistently in awe of the expertise and editorial eye that …

How The World’s Most Beautiful Typeface Was Nearly Lost Forever

After a dispute between its creators, the Doves Type was left to lie in the Thames. A century later, it has finally resurfaced. This is the story of its rescue.<p><b>The history of London</b> can be found in pieces on its riverbed. The old pipes and fossilised horse bones wash up on the shore, and with them …

New App Skypicker Will Find You the Cheapest International Flight

You expect to find the cheapest flights on travel sites like Kayak—but that's not always the case. A startup called Skypicker hopes to capitalize on the discrepancy to sell some of the lowest airfares online.<p>Looking for cheap airfare online is a sport—one with winners and losers, loyalties and …

Flying

This Map Shows the Ultimate U.S. Road Trip

The concept of a road trip is as American as apple pie, and yet, devising the “best” U.S. driving route is a bit of a head scratcher. Much depends on …

Top 10 Clothing Hacks

I would like to wear pajamas all day, every day.<p>Alas, people don't seem to like when I do this, so I have to face the facts:<p>Style is a part of presence.Clothing shapes our image.Appearance contributes to our first impression.<p>I'm no fashionista, but I know the importance of personal style. In fact, …

Revista Fonts from Latinotype

The Revista font collection from Latinotype, a typographic system that combines diverse styles.Revista is a fashion inspired font system developed by …

Typography

Artist Repurposes Starbucks Cups as Canvases for Colorful Creations

19-year-old artist Carrah Aldridge doesn't like to let leftover Starbucks cups go to waste. Instead, she prefers to use her empty drink containers as a canvas for her colorful designs. After she discovered fellow artist Kristina Webb‘s cup-based art, Aldridge was inspired to use her Sharpies, white …

Art

What Are The Web’s Most Played Out Fonts?

Fontreach is a new tool that can tell you what fonts are hot, and what fonts are not.<p>There was a time not too long ago when all the fonts on the web were pretty much the same: Arial, Courier New, Times New Roman, Comic Sans, Impact, Georgia, Trebuchet, Webdings, maybe some Verdana. But with …

You should never trust the pictures hotels post online

What you see is not what you get. Courtesy of Oyster We recently learned that hotel stars can't be trusted, but you probably shouldn't fall for their photos, either.<p>Often, hotels find clever angles and smart ways to tweak the photos they post online to make them appear nicer than they actually …

Myrtle Beach

The Best Bites Abroad: Part 1 - Paris

One of the things I love about traveling is the unabashed adventure, leaving the day-to-day familiarity and not knowing what's going to happen, who you are going to meet, but most importantly: what you're going to eat. Savoring the newness of the moment and the possibility of the unexpected makes …

France

Broadway stars are flocking to this New York City bar where for one night a week, they can perform whatever they want

Most Broadway theaters go dark on Monday nights, giving performers a chance to catch up for the rest of the week.<p>But instead of taking the night off, Broadway stars are getting together at URBO , a 26,000-square-foot restaurant nestled near the theaters of Times Square.<p>"When a performer sees lights …

New York City

15 Unexpected Cities You Need To See (& Can Afford!)

There's far more to experience in Europe than its most popular (and most Instagrammed) cities. For every Paris or London, there is a yet undiscovered …

Undiscovered

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Horticulture, Zhafira

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Alexandre Dubosc’s Newest Animated Zoetrope Cake, ‘Melting Pop’ | Colossal

<p>French director and animator Alexandre Dubosc (previously) returns with his latest quirky confection, a towering animated zoetrope cake called …

Haunting Photos of Moscow’s Metro Lights Reveal Unique Perspective of Historical Subway System

As one of the most elaborate transport systems in the world, the Moscow Metro is a glowing example of the successful union between architecture and artistic design. Stations along the length of the route are incredibly ornate, with mosaics and soaring arches reflective of their era of construction. …

Typography Mania #308

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

The best walking tours in NYC

If you're feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of trying to see as much of New York as possible in a short time, the solution might be one of Gotham's …

What NOT to do in Paris

1. Don’t… see the Mona Lisa.<p>More than 25,000 people visit the Louvre every day, and it seems like the majority of them head straight for this …

Todoist App Rebranding and New Web Interfaces

I'm a huge user of to-do list and productivity apps, and after have tried some of them, today my daily app for tasks is Todoist. Because of that I'm …

Sucrose – Distessed Font from Yellow Design Studio

The Sucrose font family from Yellow Design Studio, a new distressed letterpress typeface for highest demands.Designer Ryan Martinson of the Yellow …

Mamut Font Family from Lasko Dzurovski

Mamut, a unicase display font family designed by Lasko Dzurovski.If you are looking for a display font with a unique and playful design, Lasko …

Typography

Adobe Photoshop Vintage Text Effects

10 high-quality vintage text effects based on Adobe Photoshop Smart Objects.<p>This pack is equipped with 10 Adobe Photoshop files (PSD) as well as 10 …

10 Well-Designed Squarespace Commerce Websites

If your just sitting on an idea, a side project or a hobby, it might be time to consider getting an online presence. Branding yourself or your …

In Photos, a Tour of Brooklyn's Best Vintage Typography

Bright and early yesterday morning, 30-plus dedicated <b>typophiles</b>, many in town for the 10-day Typographics design festival, followed Alex­ander Tochil­ovsky through brownstone and industrial Brooklyn looking up, down and across for examples of lettering on <b>manhole covers</b>, coal chutes, former …

The only technique to learn something new

The other day I threw everything out. Everything. I threw out all my books (donated). I threw out all my clothes.<p>I threw out old computers. I threw …

Bill Gates

The 50 best burger joints in America, ranked

Our friends at Foursquare dug through their troves of user data to compile the list. Because the site now allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which burgers diners are raving about most across America.<p>To create this list, Foursquare included the …

San Francisco

See What Times Square And Wall Street Looked Like 100 Years Ago

Software engineer Dan Vanderkam has embedded a collection of historical photos from the New York Public Library into an awesome interactive map of old New York. If you’re a history nerd, or you just love New York, prepare to waste your entire afternoon (or weekend) on this site.<p>Here’s how it works: …

Artist Christoph Niemann Transforms Everyday Items into Whimsical Sketches

Christoph Niemann incorporates everyday items into clever sketches that offer a dizzying sense of depth and whimsical perspective. The New York native can take an avocado and make it look like a catcher's mitt; he can transform a comb into a fancy Rolls Royce; he can even turn a poppy-seed bagel …

Christoph Niemann